Friday, September 18, 2015

Recycle Art Links

An article on our trash fashion outfit, Candy Carousel, at Upcycle That

Tadashi Kawamata – found wood installations

Kamla Kabra – collages from broken glass

Cheryl Hazan – broken glass mosaics

Marta Klonowska – glass shard animal sculptures

Spencer Byles – forest sculptures

Frantiselc Rint – artistically arranged bones of tens of thousands of people at the Sedlec Ossuary (one of the top attractions in Czechoslovakia)
and if you’re really into bones, check out the Kaplica Czaszek Chapel in Poland

Joe O’Connell and Blessing Hancock – check out their installation made with bicycle parts

Friday, September 4, 2015

Recycle Art Links

Shannon Weber – woven objects
Deane Valentine Bowers – mixed media shacks, cottages and birds
Peter Parkinson - metal artists may be interested in his new book “Making Sculpture from Scrap Metal”
Elephant made from 6,000 cardboard tubes
Mari Karmin – check out his metal sculpture using old mines
Augusto Esquivel – button sculptures
Choi Jeong-Hwa – check out this video about his art
Sarah Frost – her Debris, Qwerty at PPOW wall art series are made using computer keys
Kirsten Hassenfeld – found object scuptures
Martin Sanchez – home made of recycled finds such as beer and soda bottles